Object Place: China
205 x 42 cm (80 11/16 x 16 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Plain-weave silk embroidered with floss silks
Not On View
Deep brownish-yellow satin ground. In the middle is a design of a flowering cherry tree, bamboo, flowers, birds and butterflies, worked with brownish yellow, brown, green and blue silk. On one end are Chinese characters worked with brownish-yellow silk, on the other end similar ones worked with bluish-green silk.
Lent by Denman W. Ross, October 24, 1913. Returned Aug. 12, 1915.
Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art
Denman Waldo Ross Collection